Charleston, SC

8:38 AM EST on January 24, 2019 (GMT -0500)
Downtown Charleston | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Wind Advisory, Special Statement

Elev 23 ft 32.79 °N, 79.95 °W | Updated 1 minute ago

Rain
Rain
66.6 °F
Feels Like 66.6 °F
N
2.68
Wind Variable Wind from West
Gusts 4.9 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.69 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2000 ft
Overcast 2600 ft
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 0.19 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:19 AM 5:44 PM
Waning Gibbous, 84% visible
METAR KJZI 241335Z AUTO 19019G25KT 2SM BR SCT007 BKN020 OVC026 17/17 A2969 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SE PWINO
Pressure 29.69 in
Visibility 2.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2000 ft
Overcast 2600 ft
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 0.19 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:19 AM 5:44 PM
Waning Gibbous, 84% visible
METAR KJZI 241335Z AUTO 19019G25KT 2SM BR SCT007 BKN020 OVC026 17/17 A2969 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SE PWINO

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Wind Advisory
Issued: 6:25 AM EST Jan. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory in effect until 9 am EST this morning...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect until 9 am EST this morning.

* Winds... south 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Timing... through mid morning.

* Impacts... gusty winds will blow around unsecured objects. Tree
limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be prepared for strong winds. Extra caution should be taken while
driving high profile vehicles and on bridges and overpasses.
Light weight objects such as trash cans and lawn furniture should
be secured.





Special Statement
Issued: 4:49 AM EST Jan. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Windy conditions along the coast early this morning...
... Caution advised on area bridges...

Southwest winds had increased to 25 to 30 mph early this morning
as a strong cold front approaches from the west. Wind gusts as
high as 35 mph can be expected ahead of the front. Locally higher
gusts could occur within a large band of rainfall prior to mid
morning. Winds gusts of this magnitude are capable of Downing
large branches and small trees. Isolated power outages are
possible.

Winds on some of the taller bridges may be even stronger. This
includes, the Ravenel bridge, the Don Holt bridge, the James b.
Edwards bridge, the Ben Sawyer bridge, the Isle of Palms
connector, the Westmoreland bridge, the McKinley Washington Junior
bridge, the Woods Memorial bridge and the Talmadge Memorial
bridge.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio all hazards or the internet for
the latest information from the National Weather Service.



449 am EST Thu Jan 24 2019

... Windy conditions along the coast early this morning...
... Caution advised on area bridges...

Southwest winds had increased to 25 to 30 mph early this morning
as a strong cold front approaches from the west. Wind gusts as
high as 35 mph can be expected ahead of the front. Locally higher
gusts could occur within a large band of rainfall prior to mid
morning. Winds gusts of this magnitude are capable of Downing
large branches and small trees. Isolated power outages are
possible.

Winds on some of the taller bridges may be even stronger. This
includes, the Ravenel bridge, the Don Holt bridge, the James b.
Edwards bridge, the Ben Sawyer bridge, the Isle of Palms
connector, the Westmoreland bridge, the McKinley Washington Junior
bridge, the Woods Memorial bridge and the Talmadge Memorial
bridge.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio all hazards or the internet for
the latest information from the National Weather Service.